LIFESTYLE MEDICINE TEAM
Matt Kaufman, MD
Stanford Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Matt Kaufman MD is a PGY-1 Stanford PM&R resident who is completing his first year as a preliminary medicine intern at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Dr. Kaufman grew up in Thousand Oaks, CA prior to going to undergraduate at University of Michigan and medical school at Case Western Reserve University. He has had numerous publications in the spaces of sports medicine, orthopedics, otolaryngology and lifestyle medicine. His research and professional goals are to use his training and academic work to promote wellness and longevity to allow people to continue pursuing their passions and make their lives as fulfilling as possible.
Outside of his professional aspirations, he is an avid golfer, skier, lover of all outdoor activities and a slightly better than amateur chef.
“People are seeking guidance for how to live a healthy lifestyle and promote their own vitality in an unprecedented capacity. I think that it is because lifestyle medicine provides the tools for people of all types to improve their lives and be the best version of themselves in a sustainable way.”